What are you doing this summer? Consider attending a summer session to develop your interests and passions. Check out the lists below and let me know if you find another program that you think our Chaffey Tigers would enjoy. Chicano Youth Leadership Program Harvard Pre-College Program MITES (summer STEM at MIT) Scripps College Academy Pomona … Continue reading Summer Enrichment Programs
College Application Timeline
College Knowledge is a collaboration with Chaffey High School and Claremont McKenna College. College mentors meet weekly with high school juniors and seniors to support them on the application journey and transition from high school to college. College Knowledge also hosts workshops and field trips to enrich students' college application process and prepare them for … Continue reading College Knowledge
Five Worth the Drive: Independent Colleges within 50 Miles (part 1)
There are so many excellent colleges within fifty miles of Ontario! This post is the start of a series I am calling "Five Worth the Drive." Each installment will focus on five colleges that are little gems in Southern California. Use the map above to link to the school website and get driving directions. This … Continue reading Five Worth the Drive: Independent Colleges within 50 Miles (part 1)
Course Spotlight: AP Calculus
Blog post by Yatziri Carmona, class of 2020 If you’re taking AP Calculus, you’ll raise a lot of eyebrows. It’s a course that not many have the opportunity to take. As a junior who made the choice to take AP Calculus, I honestly did not know what to anticipate. I realized too late what the … Continue reading Course Spotlight: AP Calculus
Scholarship Programs: A Big List
See these fabulous resources to help you find scholarships for college! Scholar Snapp - A free, simple to use data standard that allows students to reuse their application information - including contact information, essays, transcripts, etc. - from one scholarship application to another thereby streamlining the college scholarship application process. Scholly – A mobile app … Continue reading Scholarship Programs: A Big List
What are you doing this summer?
Chaffey students have taken advantage of many summer activities. Check out their testimonials in this video. There are so many amazing summer opportunities for college-bound students. Check out the list below to find one that is right for you! Keep checking back for updates; I will add more as I find them!
College-Bound Second Semester to Do List
Guidelines for college-bound students at any level!
September 2020 Scholarship Bulletin
ScholarshipRequirementsDeadlineMAKE THE U AND PREPARE TO GO FARTHER!• Are Hispanic or Latino descent • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or 7.5 (on a 10.0 scale) • Are U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or DACA eligible.https://www.colgatepalmolive.com/en-us/core-values/community-responsibility/make-the-u Application opens: September 1, 2020 Deadline: December 6, 2020Dr. Pepper Tuition GiveawayMust be 18-24 by … Continue reading September 2020 Scholarship Bulletin
College Knowledge: College 101 Panel Discussion
Expert panel: Elena Castenellos (Claremont McKenna College) and Gerardo Hurtado (Pomona College) Question: What makes a good scholarship or application essay? Tell a story only you know.Good essays are really good stories.Speak to your audience... Understand to whom you are speaking.Write well. Question: When do I start applying to scholarships? Opportunities start opening up now!Programs … Continue reading College Knowledge: College 101 Panel Discussion